Best and Worst Cosmetic Products and Ingredients


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Best and Worst Cosmetic Products and Ingredients

  1. 1. Chemistry of CosmeticsBest and Worst CosmeticProducts and Ingredients
  2. 2. Common Ingredients Detergent or surfactant Increases the products wetting ability, and allows the sebum(oil produced by scalp) and dirt to be washed away. The mostcommon one used in shampoos is ammonium lauryl sulphate orsodium laureth sulphate. Lather boosters These include cocamide DEA and lauramide DEA. Whilelather doesnt make shampoo work any better, people seem tolike those that lather easily.
  3. 3. More Ingredients Conditioning agent Adds different electrical charges to hair to make it smootherand easier to comb. made of fatty or oily substances, for example, glycol stearateand panthenol. Fruit Extracts- mainly for the presence of vitamins and alphahydroxy acids (AHA)= invigorating, purifying, soothing andmoisturizing. Fragrences- appeal Thickeners Salt is a common one, also hydroxypropyl methylcellulose orammonium chloride.
  4. 4. Hair Types- OILYShampoos that contain acidic ingredients and natural astringents. These willstrip the excess oil from your hair best.ASTRIGENT- chemical compound that tends to shrink or constrict bodytissues.Externally applied astringents, which cause mild concentration of skinprotiens, dry, harden, and protect the skinSuave Daily Clarifying Shampoo for Normal toOily HairIngredients: Water (aqua), Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Ammonium Laureth Sulfate,Cocamide MEA,Ammonium Chloride,Peg-5 Cocamide, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Fragrance,Tetrasodium EDTA Citric Acid, Dimethicone Copolyol, Methylchloroisothiazolinone,Hydroxrpropyl Methlcellulose, Methylisothiazolinone, DMDM Hydantoin, Ammonium Chloride,Ammonium Xylene-Sulfonate, Benzophenone-4, Citric Acid, Fragrance (Parfum), D&Corange #4 (CI 15510) D&C Red #33 (CI 17200).Matrix Biolage Normalizing ShampooIngredients:Water, Sodium Laureth Sulfate, Sodium Lauryl Sulfate, Cocamidopropyl Betaine, Cocamide MEA,Linoleamidopropyl PG-Dimonium Chloride Phosphate, Quillaja Saponaria Extract, Ginkgo BilobaExtract, Wheat Germ Extract (Triticum Vulgare), Lemongrass (Cymbopogon Schoenanthus) Extract,Sage (Salvia Officinalis) Extract, Pollen Extract, Citric Acid, Fragrance, Polysorbate 20, PropyleneGlycol, Sodium Chloride, Tetrasodium EDTA, DMDM Hydantoin, Methylparaben, FD&C Yellow #5,FD&C Red No. 4.
  5. 5. Hair Types- DRYshampoos with moisturizing ingredients like jojoba oil and vitaminE are best and Moisturizing Conditioners:Garnier Fructis Fortifying Cream ConditionerDry Or Damaged HairIngredientsAqua (Water) , Cetearyl Alcohol , Elaeis Guineensis Oil (Palm Oil) , Behentrimonium Chloride, Pyrus Malus Extract (Apple Fruit Extract) , Glycerin , Parfum (Fragrance) , StearamidopropylDimethylamine , Niacinamide , Pyridoxine HCI , Butyrospermum Parkii Butter (Shea Butter) ,Citric Acid , Olea Europaea Oil (Olive Fruit Oil) , Saccharum Officinarum Extract (Sugar CaneExtract) , Benzyl Alcohol , Chlorhexidine Dihydrochloride , Persea Gratissima Oil (AvocadoOil) , Ribes Nigrum Oil (Black Currant Seed Oil) , Linalool , Citrus Medica Limonum PeelExtract (Lemon Peel Extract) , CI 19140 (Yellow 5) , Camellia Sinensis Extract (CamelliaSinensis Leaf Extract) , CI 15985 (Yellow 6)Suave ProfessionalsIngredients: Water (Aqua), Cetearyl Alcohol, Dimethicone, Stearamidopropyl Dimethylamine,Behentrimonium Chloride, Fragrance (Parfum), Dipropylene Glycol, Lactic Acid, PotassiumChloride, Amodimethicone, Disodium EDTA, DMDM Hydantoin, PEG-150 Distearate, PEG-7Propylheptyl Ether, Cetrimonium Chloride, Hydrolyzed Keratin, Panthenol,Methylchloroisothiazolinone, Methylisothiazolinone.
  6. 6. Hair Types- DandruffUse shampoos with salicylic acid and zinc pyrithione helpsfight of dandruff issues like flaking and itching of the scalp.Head and Shouldersingredients:water, zinc pyrithione, sodium laureth sulfate, sodium lauryl sulfate, cocamide MEA,zinc carbonate, glycol distearate, dimethicone, fragrance, cetyl alcohol, guarhydroxypropyltrimonium chloride, magnesium sulfate, sodium benzoate, magnesiumcarbonate hydroxide, ammonium laureth sulfate, benzyl alcohol, sodium chloride,methylchloroisothiazolinone, methylisothiazolinone, sodium xylenesulfonate, blue 1,red 4Selson BlueIngredients: Contains: Selenium Sulfide Lotion (1%) Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate,Ammonium Lauryl Sulfate, Citric Acid, Cocamide DEA, Cocamidopropyl Betaine,DMDM Hydrantoin, D&C Red 33, FD&C Blue 1, Fragrance (Parfum), HydroxypropylMethylcellulose, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Menthol, Water (Purified), SodiumChloride, TEA Lauryl Sulfate
  7. 7. BEST WORSTHerbal Essences Hydralicious TreSemme Vitamin B12 & Gelatin Reconditioning Shampoo Anti-Breakage Shampoo